What is the average annual salary for Physician Assistant - Surgical?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Physician Assistant - Surgical may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Physician Assistant - Surgical in the United States.
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Performs various duties to assist surgeon during surgery: retracts tissues and ties suturing materials, starts intravenous solutions, inserts tubes and performs pap smears. Also examines patient, performs comprehensive physical examinations, and compiles patient medical data, including health history and results of physical examination. May require a master's degree with 2-4 years of related experience, and graduation from an accredited physician assistant program. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Typically reports to a physician. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is required.
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